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EasyJet.(Europe report)(joint ventures)(Brief Article)

EasyJet in late Dec said it will withdraw its London Gatwick-Zurich service owing to an "excessive" increase in landing charges at Zurich. The budget airline said the "previously profitable" service has been impacted by a 132% increase in passenger fees at Zurich in just the past two years: including an increase of more than 60% in the last few months. EasyJet operates 14 weekly services from Gatwick to Kloten. The route from Zurich to London Luton remains unaffected. …

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